ALTERNATIVE

Q101, Everything Alternative | Music, Videos, Interviews

Chicagoans Roll At UFC @ UC

Posted by on Jan 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Chicagoans Roll At UFC @ UC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship blew into Chicago for UFC on Fox and it was Rashad Evans facing Phil Davis in a light-heavyweight bout at the United Center. The last time the UFC had held an event in Illinois was UFC 90 in 2008. In the main event, Evans (22-1-1, 12-1-1 UFC) won a unanimous decision over Davis (9-1, 5-1 UFC). The five-round bout was scored 50-45. The loss was the first for...

Read More

UFC In Chicago Takes Hit But Picks Up Brit

Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 | 0 comments

Q101 knows who we will be rooting for (and we have a pretty good idea who will be the crowd favorite when UFC on Fox 2 comes to the UC in Chicago Jan. 28!   Read on: An elbow injury has forced Mark Munoz out of next week’s UFC on Fox 2 co-main event bout against Chael Sonnen in Chicago. Munoz will be replaced by Michael Bisping, who will now fight Sonnen to determine the next challenger...

Read More

UFC Returns to Chicago Next Month

Posted by on Dec 5, 2011 | 0 comments

It’s been a long time coming but Chicago is finally playing host to the UFC again!  This will mark UFC’s chance at  nationally televised redemption after the disastrous 60 second bout between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez.  Not only will we get a look at Rashad Evans, but we’ll witness a stiff test for Chael Sonnen (left), who will face Mark Munoz in just his second trip...

Read More

UFC 136: Edgar, Aldo Keep Hardware; Sonnen Ready For Silva

Posted by on Oct 9, 2011 | 0 comments

Frankie Edgar finally had “The Answer” to Gray Maynard in Saturday’s UFC 136 main event, as Edgar retained the UFC lightweight title with a fourth-round TKO of “The Bully” in another “Fight of the Year” contender in Houston, Texas. Like their second fight that ended in a draw in January, Edgar was dominated and nearly finished by the challenger Maynard in the opening round, but narrowly survived...

Read More